A dietitian can be a key resource in controlling diabetes. (Photo: USC)A dietitian can be a key resource in controlling diabetes. (Photo: USC)

Diabetes Control

How to Find and Work with a Dietitian You may have heard the old saying “It takes a village to raise a child.” This simply means that seeing someone through to independence will usually require the help of lots of people. And it doesn’t just apply to kids. Research has proven
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The tarts are tasty fresh out of the oven or at room temperature. (Photo: The Cullinary Chase)

Just Peachy

When Life Gives You Peaches, Make Tarts This time of year, local farmers’ markets and pick-your-own farms are bursting with fresh produce. Farmers’ markets are a place I enjoy wandering around seeing what vendors have to offer. And pick-your-own farms are a fun way to spend
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Apple pie muffins (Photo: Lanna Nguyen/DC on Heels)

Homestead Farm

Apples: From Farm to Table This past weekend, my roommate and I were lucky enough to escape the city for a few hours. We hitched up our wagon and made for the farm. Located in Poolesville, Md., Homestead Farm is just a short ride from the city. They’ve got a pumpkin patch, apple
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